MBBS, MS - General Surgery, Fellowship in Gastroenterology
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Has post masters in general surgery & has undergone the following trainingFellowship in surgical gastro from NIMS. Trained in minimal invasive surgery. Underwent advanced gynaec laparoscopy training under Dr. Hafeez, Sunshine Hospital, Cochin- Kerala. Laparoscopic hernia training at AIIMS, New Delhi. Advanced laparoscopy training in Germany.Worked at NIMS, Hyderabad for 6 years before he set up his ot at Hegde Hospital & Hegde Nursing Home with all latest equipment to ensure quicker surgeries, best results and minimal risk to patients. A dedicated surgeon with experience to deal with all types of complications.Also undergone advanced training from Germany for laparoscopy using latest instruments.Also undergone advanced training in gynaec - laparoscopic surgeries and has been carrying out procedures regularly - including total laparoscopic hysterectomy, laparoscopic myomectomy and advanced endometriosis and ovarian cystectomies.
3 clinics for General Consultation
So this was my first consultation and I felt the experience to be very comforting and professionally elegant.
THE DOCTOR WAS FINE AND THE WAITING TIME WAS ALSO DECENT. GAVE ME MEDICINES FOR A WEEK SO CAN TALK ABOUT EFFECTIVENESS ONLY LATER
Dr explained vv clearly about the problem what I am facing and also how to overcome through that(regarding food, medicine usage etc)...I have visited 2 different hospitals before for the same issue and they suggested for surgery...but Dr.Prashant have suggested me to try medicine and the medicine worked Soo well and I got relief within 1 day.Thanks for him for the wonderful treatment.
Discussion about the health problem and suggestions , explained about priscrip and mentioned about diet and good lifestyle
Q: Who is a general surgeon?
A: A general surgeon is a doctor highly skilled in surgery of a wide range of and most commonly occurring diseases.
Q: What are the procedures for which a general surgeon can perform surgery?
A: A general surgeon performs surgery for digestive tract (oesophagus and related organs), abdomen and its contents, appendicitis, hernia, gallbladder, breast, skin, and soft tissue and endocrine system.
Q: Can a general surgeon peform surgery for cancer treatment?
A: A surgeon who has completed his training in general surgery and, then specialized in oncology can perform surgery for cancer treatment.
Q: How general surgeon is different from a specialist surgeon?
A: A general surgeon is highly skilled in surgical procedure for various parts of the body. They are also trained in pre, during and post-operative surgical critical care and injury due to accidents. However, a specialist surgeon, after having training in general surgery, gets additional training in a particular speciality related to a specific system of the body. e.g. orthopedic surgery
Q: Can a general surgeon do the surgery for appendicitis?
A: Removal of appendicitis is called as appendectomy and is a common surgical procedure performed by a general surgeon.